Concerts

Dana Fuchs
Artist

Dana Fuchs, whose voice explodes in full rock bravado like a rushing torrent of emotion and expression, is coming to see us at The Massry Center at the College of St. Rose on December 2nd. 

For details, visit the Massry website. Enter to win ticket by clicking here to send email.

So Percussion
Jeff Ragland (2012)

Wednesday, November 15th

So Percussion
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

See their NPR Tiny Desk Concert below.  Click on the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall website for more information.  

Tab Benoit Stops in Cohoes

Oct 29, 2017
Tab Benoit
Agency

November 11th
The Cohoes Music Hall

Visit the website for more details.  Enter to win tickets by sending email with this link.

Rosanne Cash
Artist

November 14th
Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

Visit the Music Hall website for more details.  

Dark Star Orchestra 20th Anniversary at Palace Theatre
Agency

The Palace Theatre
November 11th

19 Clinton Ave, Albany, NY 12207
Door Time: 7PM
All Ages

For information and tickets, visit the Palace Theatre website.

Enter to win tickets by sending an email with this link.

Rodrigo y Gabriela
Artist

Rodrigo y Gabriela
10th Anniversary Tour

Sunday, November 12
The Egg

7pm doors/8pm show

Tickets on sale at TicketMaster.com, TheEgg.org, or at the box office, 518.473.1845.

Peter Rowan
Artist

Wednesday, October 25th
The Hangar on the Hudson

For info and tickets, click here.  

Rickie Lee Jones
Artist

Wednesday, October 25 at 8pm

The Cohoes Music Hall

For more info and tickets visit the website.

Cry Cry Cry
Artist

10.27.17 @ 8:00pm

Cry Cry Cry

Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

Dar Williams, Lucy Kaplansky, and Richard Shindell. Three celebrated musicians revive their celebrated folk-pop collaboration for their first performances in nineteen years. And hear them on the radio that afternoon before the show.

Paco Peña
Artist

Sunday, October 22

Paco Peña embodies both authenticity and innovation in flamenco. As guitarist, composer, dramatist, producer and artistic mentor he has transformed perceptions of this archetypal Spanish art form.

Amos Lee wsg Mutlu
Agency

Tuesday, October 24

The Egg

7pm doors * 8pm show

WEXT presents

AMOS LEE

wsg Mutlu

Tickets on sale at www.ticketmaster.comwww.theegg.org and the Egg box office 518-473-1845.

 

Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit
Artist

January 31
The Palace Theatre

Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit
wsg James McMurtry

Tickets are on sale now! 

Ryan Montbleau
Artist

Guthrie/Bell Productions Presents :

The Ryan Montbleau Band

wsg The Eastern Highs

Friday Oct. 20
Cohoes Music Hall

7:00 doors / 8:00 show

Tickets available at all TicketMaster outlets , The Palace Theatre Box Office and the Cohoes Music Hall Box Office the evening of the show.

Marc Cohn
Artist

WEXT welcomes Marc Cohn to the Massry Center for the Arts on October 14. Visit the Massry Center website

Show has been postponed. 

Get Lucky With Spafford!

Sep 29, 2017
Spafford
Artist

S L P presents 4 piece funk rock band Spafford blending musical genres on Sunday, October 8th at Lucky Strike Social at Crossgates Mall at 9pm. Tickets and more at S L P concerts website.

Enter to win tickets by sending email with this link.

YES Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman
Artist

YES Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman

October 5 at The Palace Theatre

Get tickets at the Palace Theatre website

Valerie June
Artist

Hold on to your boots! Valerie June is coming to The Egg Performing Arts Center thanks to DSP Shows and WEXT. 

 

FEBRUARY 7! Tickets on sale now.

 

Get tickets at The Egg website.

 

Click the DONATE button to support WEXT and get a pair of tickets to see Valerie June. 

 

Todd Schaeffer of Railroad Earth
Anthony Tassarotti

October 6 at The Hollow

Ben Sollee & the Kentucky Native
Artist

SLP presents Ben Sollee and the Kentucky Native on Wednesday, September 27th at The Hollow.  Tickets and more at the SLP website

Enter to win tickets by sending email with this link.

Young Dubliners
Agency

Saturday, September 23

Cohoes Music Hall

Young Dubliners

For more info, visit the Palace website. To win tickets, enter with this link

Trevor Noah at The Palace
Agency

Trevor Noah, star of Comedy Central's The Daily Show is coming to The Palace Theatre on December 9th at 7pm.

Tickets available online at LiveNation.com, Ticketmaster.com, the Box Office, or Charge By Phone at 1-800-745-3000.

Bobby Long
Artist

A few years ago, we were introduced to Bobby Long. His bedroom recorded "Dirty Pond Songs" remains one of our favorite recordings. The raw, emotional set foretold the greatness that has followed. 

As we get ready for new music from Bobby, we are excited for his Caffe Lena debut. 

Saturday, September 30

wsg Brian Dunne

For more information and tickets, visit the Caffe Lena website

Rodriguez
Artist

The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall Presents

Rodriguez

Monday, September 25, 2017, 7:30 PM

Freshgrass Festival 2017!

Sep 10, 2017
Freshgrass Festival
Mass MoCA

September 15-17
Mass MoCA

Get to Grand Point North!

Sep 10, 2017
Grand Point North
Agency

Grace Potter has a great lineup set for you including Trey AnastasioBand, 

Garcia Project at Cohoes Music Hall
Artist

September 15th
8p at The Cohoes Music Hall

The Garcia Project's performances are based on actual set lists performed by The Jerry Garcia Band. All of their shows are classic recreations of a Jerry Garcia Band set list from 1976 to 1995. These guys deliver the goods! 

For tickets and information, click here.

To win a pair of tickets, send email with this link.

Boz Scaggs
Artist

“I’m at a point where I’m having a lot of fun with music, more than ever,” Boz Scaggs says about his spellbinding new album, A Fool to Care.. “It’s like I’m just going wherever I want to go with it.”

September 12 at 730pm, join us all at The Troy Savings Bank Music Hall. For information and tickets, visit their website

Enter to win tickets by sending an email with this link.

Newport Folk Festival at The Fort
Newport Folk Festival

For several years, WEXT has brought you the most interesting Labor Day soundtrack - the concert sets from the current year's Newport Folk Festival. Maybe you were there, maybe you weren't able to make it, but our friends at NPR Music did, and we've got the sets...  From 5am until 6pm, join WEXT for great music from our favorite artists.

UPDATE! Here's the schedule for the concert sets from the 2017 Newport Folk Festival from this past July.  (Start times are approximate.)  Join us Labor Day for:

2017 September in the City

Aug 24, 2017
September in the City
Agency

SEPTEMBER IN THE CITY ART FAIR MOVES TO DINAPOLI PARK

Musical lineup announced for free art show series, held 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. now every THURSDAY in September at DiNapoli Park!

The City of Albany presents the 2017 September in the City Art Fair series, this September now Thursdays in Downtown Albany’s DiNapoli Park. A midday showcase for local art, music and culture, September in the City features exhibits and work available for purchase from regional mixed media artists and crafters, with a different live musical act providing the soundtrack each week. The September in the City Art Fair is sponsored by Albany Center Gallery and Exit 97.7.

Applications for September in the City artists and crafters are still being accepted. Visit Albany Events website, or call 518.434.2032 for more information.

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